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Spring in Arkansas - Tips, Resources, and Best Practices  

Looking for free spring resources for your family, home, or farm? Our Extension agents and specialists can equip you with knowledge and research-based solutions to enjoy one of the best seasons in Arkansas and prepare for the summer ahead.

Gardening from the Ground Up

Are you new to gardening? Watch the Gardening from the Ground Up video series to learn everything you need to know!

Explore the gardening video series

Produce Safety Trainings

Are you a fresh produce farmer grossing more than $25,000 a year? Learn about new regulations impacting the produce industry and satisfy the FDA requirement.

See the upcoming schedule

Spring Landscaping

Spring is the time to get your garden started on the right path to beauty.

Explore the resources


A-Z Vegetable Resources Plan, Plant, & Maintain

Looking for vegetable gardening research, education and solutions for your home garden in Arkansas?

Find vegetable gardening resources

Raised Garden Beds

Is your soil poorly drained? Not enough space for a full garden? A raised-bed garden may be a helpful solution!

Watch the How-to Video

Safe Use of Rain Barrel Water

Rain barrel water is safe to use on ornamentals, but you need to take precautions when using on edibles.

Take these precautions


Spring Seasonal Publications and Resources

  • 300 Days of Grazing

    Eight different management practices to extend the grazing season and to help reduce hay feeding.

  • Fescue Toxicity

    Options for Forage and Animal Management to reduce the effects of Fescue Toxicity on livestock production.

    Lawn Care Tips

    Make the best management decisions when maintaining your lawn this spring.